NAIDOC Week in Rundle Mall

Get up! Stand up! Show up!

The 2022 NAIDOC Week theme of 'Get up! Stand up! Show up!' encourages all Australians to show up in support of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities fighting for systemic change, and celebrating those who have driven reform over generations.

Celebrate under the Gawler Place Canopy in Rundle Mall from 10:30 am on Tuesday 5 July with an official Kaurna Welcome to Country ceremony and smoking ceremony, followed by the unveiling of this year's artwork by emerging Aboriginal artist Iteka Ukarla Sanderson-Bromley of Malka Wiri Wiri. From 11:00 am to 1:30 pm, enjoy an exciting and immersive schedule of live entertainment and activities:

  • Meet and hold Australian animals with Animals Anonymous
  • Enjoy live music from Katie Aspel
  • Learn how to bead with Aunty Steph Gollan
  • Hear from Life Without Barriers
  • Have your face painted for free
  • Join in fun activities for kids with Carclew
  • Taste native food from Australian Wattlebush Catering.